Quotes by Bal Gangadhar Tilak

About Bal Gangadhar Tilak:

Bal Gangadhar Tilak was an Indian nationalist, journalist, teacher, social reformer, lawyer and an independence activist. He was the first leader of the Indian Independence Movement. The British colonial authorities called him "Father of the Indian unrest." He was also conferred with the honorary title of "Lokmanya", which literally means "accepted by the people (as their leader)".

Author Bio

  • NameBal Gangadhar Tilak
  • DescriptionIndian independence activist
  • BornJuly 23, 1856
  • DiedAugust 1, 1920
  • CountryIndia
  • ProfessionPolitician; Philosopher